from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A walking fern.
- n. See leaf insect.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- A leaf insect. See under Leaf.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as walking-fern.
- n. An orthopterous insect of the family Phasmid æ., belonging to Phyllium or some closely allied genus.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. tropical insect having a flattened leaflike body; common in southern Asia and the East Indies
- n. ferns having lanceolate fronds that root at the tip
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